In reply Jesus declared,
“I tell you the truth, no one can see the kingdom of God unless he is born again.”
“For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.”
– John 3:3, 16 (NIV84)
We welcomed Robin Blackmon to our Wednesday night Bible study this past week. She is a new friend of several in the congregation.
Kevin and Gohli Rogers are traveling to Texas and Oklahoma. Rick and Gloria Srikijkarn are touring Eastern Canada.
CHURCH DIRECTORY UPDATES
Ricky Jones’ phone number can be found on the table so that you can add it to your directory. If you have not picked up one of the new directories yet, please see Jana Lee.
UPCOMING SFS EVENTS
Leaders’ Meeting today following our morning service. Members are invited or may submit topics for discussion. You may bring your lunch to eat.
Men’s Breakfast Saturday 9/21 8:30 to 10:00 here at the church building, facilitated by Ron Andrews.
Movie Night Saturday 9/28 beginning at 4:00 PM here at the church building, hosted by Chris and Pam Mason. The film is “Grace Unplugged.” The Masons will provide chicken; please bring food and drink items to share.
MOUNTAIN STATES FUNDRAISER
Mountain States Children’s Home is having its 18th Annual Gala and Benefit Auction on Saturday, October 19, 2019, at the Embassy Suites Conference Center in Loveland, CO. Check-in and silent auction begins at 5:30 PM, dinner and entertainment at 6:30, and a live auction at 7:30. Please wear semi-formal attire. Two tables with 16 seats have been paid for. Please let one of the elders know if you can attend or if you have any questions.
OTHER UPCOMING EVENTS
(POSTED ON THE BULLETIN BOARD)
Smoky Hill church of Christ – Gospel Meeting Sept 22-25
Northwest Church of Christ – work-shop on congregational song leading (for men and women) Oct 4-6
50th Street Church of Christ in OKC – Fall Family Camp Oct 18-20
Aspire 2019 in Parker, CO – Nov 1 for women only: 3 hours full of laughter, learning, stories, and music. Please see Jana Lee if you’re interested.
Jana Thompson fell on September 4th and broke a bone in her hand. She had surgery on September 12 and hopes for complete healing. Carah Barnes has been recovering well since her liver transplant last week and should return home soon. Cards may be sent to her through her mom, Deby Mahoney, whose address is in the directory. We have been asked to pray for Reese Slade, who is struggling with his faith.
ONGOING PRAYER CONCERNS
Please continue in prayer for these loved ones and their various needs:
• Katrina Gallo, Betty Fox, Gwendolyn Fisher, Sally McCleary, Deby Mahoney, Danielle Fisher, Faye Young, Christina Thompson, Anna Dvoracek, LaDaris Greer, Shawn Spink, and Patti Kent.
• Our loved ones in the armed forces and law enforcement and their families: Anthony Patterson, Paul Germany, and Lawrence Hilton.
Sometimes people become so discouraged with life or so ashamed of their past that they wish they could just start over. The great news is that God provides the opportunity for a whole new beginning through his son, Jesus Christ. The teaching today is on the theme, “Being Born Again.”